Events

Friday, February 3

Islam in Asia:  Diversity in Past and Present

Islam in Asia: Diversity in Past and Present

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

The world of Islam is not monolithic, nor is it limited to the Middle East. Asia is home to 65 percent of the world's Muslims, including an incredible...

Kroch Library, Entrance Hallway, Division of Asia Collections  
Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media Celebration of Art, Biology and History Through the Works of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka

Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media... 8am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Cornell University is one of only handful of academic institutions who hold some of the exquisite marine invertebrate models created by 19th century glass...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby & Top Shelf Gallery (1st floor), Mann Gallery (2nd floor)  
Anarchy in the Archives

Anarchy in the Archives 9am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

“Anarchy in the Archives” explores punk’s cultural and political impact from the mid-1970s to the present day through a vast array of rare artifacts. The...

Kroch Library, Hirshland Exhibition Gallery, Level 2B  
Meat Processing: Lamb 101

Meat Processing: Lamb 101 9am

Class/ Workshop

SUNY Cobleskill and Harvest New York are offering a series of workshops for meat producers. Classes include meat safety, cutting, identification, pricing and...

SUNY Cobleskill, Center of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Meat Processing Lab  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition is a follow-up to the 2016 Cornell Council for the Arts Biennial that, by focusing on art and empathy, looked at feeling as form. Instead of...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in Early Modern Prints

Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

The works in this exhibition celebrate artists who explored creative narratives and distant lands, inviting a brief suspension of reality in favor of...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and Private Life in Contemporary Javanese Photography

Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art, Southeast Asia Program

Organized by the Johnson Museum, this exhibition is the first in the United States to focus on the recent emergence of photography as an art form in Java,...

Johnson Museum of Art  
The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I

The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

When war was declared in the summer of 1914, it was presumed by most that it would be over by that Christmas. But as it dragged on for more than four years...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Growing Table Grapes For Profit Webinar

Growing Table Grapes For Profit Webinar 11am

This Free webinar series, hosted by the CCE Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture Program, is open to all interested in learning about growing table grapes for...

Webinar  
“Biodiversity and evolutionary genomics of ferns (and hornworts)” -Fay-Wei Li

“Biodiversity and evolutionary genomics of... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology, Sustainability

Fay-Wei Li Assistant Professor Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell University website Interest: We are broadly interested in the evolutionary processes at...

Plant Science Building, 404  
Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Seminar with  Russell Rickford

Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Seminar with... 12pm

Cultural, Food/Catering, Seminar, Special Event / Latino Studies Program, History

The Latina/o Studies Program Fridays with Faculty seminar offers an opportunity for Latina/o and non-Latina/o students of all levels and disciplines to meet...

Rockefeller Hall, 429  
Thymic selection of soldiers and peacekeepers

Thymic selection of soldiers and peacekeepers 12:15pm

Seminar / CVM - Microbiology & Immunology, Veterinary College

Kristin Hogquist, Ph.D. Professor Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Associate Director, Center for Immunology University of Minnesota

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Cognitive Science Colloquium Series

Cognitive Science Colloquium Series 12:20pm

Lecture / Cognitive Science

Social Transmission of Information & Emergence of Collective Memory Influence of Cognitive Mechanisms & Network Structures Suparna Rajaram, Stony...

202 Uris Hall  
CU Music: Westfield Center symposium on four-hand keyboarding

CU Music: Westfield Center symposium on... 1pm

Lecture, Symposium / Department of Music

Westfield Center for Historical Keyboard Studies presents a symposium, “Four-Hand Keyboarding in the Long 19th Century.” Organized by Jordan Musser,...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
Theorizing the Lyric: The World Novel

Theorizing the Lyric: The World Novel 2pm

Conference/Workshop / English, German Studies, Comparative Literature, Africana Studies and Research Center, Society for the Humanities

In his recent Theory of the Lyric, Jonathan Culler distinguishes between “hermeneutics” — which privileges and is governed by interpretation — and “poetics”...

A.D. White House, Guerlac Room  
BME 7900 Seminar Series

BME 7900 Seminar Series 2:30pm

Seminar / Biomedical Engineering, Engineering

Our next speaker for our Spring seminar series will be Dr. Christopher Alabi. He is an assistant professor from Cornell Chemical and Biomolecular...

Weill Hall, 226  
Keys to Negotiating Any and Everything

Keys to Negotiating Any and Everything 3pm

This workshop, will introduce students to key principles of ALL negotiations. Participants will engage in a two-party negotiation, discuss student...

120 Physical Sciences Building  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
ORIE-CAM Colloquium: Nihar B. Shah (UC Berkeley) - Learning from People

ORIE-CAM Colloquium: Nihar B. Shah (UC... 3:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research and Information Engineering, Center for Applied Mathematics, Engineering

Learning from people represents a new and expanding frontier for data science. Two critical challenges in this domain are of developing algorithms for robust...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
Climatopia: Urban Planning and Governance in an Era of Security, Smartness, and Resilience

Climatopia: Urban Planning and Governance in an... 4:30pm

Lecture / City and Regional Planning, Sustainability

Cities around the world are increasingly aware of the implications of climate change on their communities, infrastructure, and development trajectories. In...

Klarman Hall, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium  
Professional Directions: Justin Perkinson, director, producer & cinematographer

Professional Directions: Justin Perkinson,... 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Justin Perkinson is an award-winning director, producer, and cinematographer. Justin's production credits include narrative and documentary feature films and...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum  
AAP Association: Volume 8 Launch Party

AAP Association: Volume 8 Launch Party 5:30pm

Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

Association invites the Cornell AAP community to the official release of volume 8 at a launch party in Milstein Hall dome. Association is a student-run...

Ithaca, Milstein Hall dome  
Adam Boggs: Experiments in Subarctic Reincarnation

Adam Boggs: Experiments in Subarctic Reincarnation 5:30pm

Exhibit / Art

Adam Boggs is the 2016–17 Artist in Residence at Cornell's Risley Residential College for the Creative and Performing Arts. Experiments in Subarctic...

Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
Up Close: The Models of Zaha Hadid

Up Close: The Models of Zaha Hadid 5:30pm

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

In 2013, Dame Zaha Hadid took the opportunity of moving into a new building to create an archive for her architectural models. This collection included...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting 7pm

Meeting / Other

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Goldwin Smith Hall, 156-164  
Moonlight

Moonlight 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies, LGBT Resource Center, Africana Studies and Research Center

2016 > USA > Directed by Barry Jenkins With Mahershala Ali, Janelle Monae, Kevin Sanderson, Jharrell Jerome, Trevante Rhodes, Andre Holland Academy Award...

Willard Straight Theatre  
CCS Presents Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer

CCS Presents Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer 8pm

Music, Performance / Music

Cornell Concert Series presents Christian McBride and Edgar Meyer, two singular voices in the double bass universe. Both musicians are based in well-known...

Bailey Hall  
Fuertes Observatory Public Open House

Fuertes Observatory Public Open House 8pm

Special Event, Tour / Astronomy

The Cornell Astronomical Society (CAS) hosts public open house nights at the Fuertes Observatory on North Campus every Friday from 8pm to midnight! Everyone...

Fuertes Observatory  
2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A Space Odyssey 9:25pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1968 > USA > Directed by Stanley Kubrick With Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood RESCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT - Due to a campus-wide power outage, we had to cancel our...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Friday, February 3